Health and Medical Services

ABLE account not disqualification of benefits

ABLE accounts, report required

Abortion, informed consent requirement

Abortion, method, timing

Abortion, method, timing, and disposition of remains

Abortion, regulation of

Abortion services, establishment of payment restrictions and priorities

Abortion services, payments from government to entity providing, prohibition of

Abortion, ultrasound requirements

Abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drug product, substitution

Accreditation organizations, Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), inclusion

Acquired brain injury, treatment and facilities to exempt insurer from assessment

Adoptive parents, certified homes, listing of

Advanced practice registered nurses, add medical authorization

Amino acid-based elemental formula, benefit coverage

Amino acid-based elemental medical formula, benefit coverage

Assisted outpatient treatment, court orders for

Assisted outpatient treatment, establish court orders for

Assisted-living communities, requirement for influenza information

Assisted-living community, education and information on influenza disease, requirement for

Athletic trainers, services rendered by, reimbursement for

Autism coverage, web page, explanation of claims, requirement for

Autism treatment, insurance coverage, liaison required for

Basic reparation benefits, denial or reduction of, requirement of a peer review before

Biological products, prescribing

Board of Medical Licensure, licensure of genetic counselors, requirements for

Bowling Green Veterans' Center, authorize bonds

Breastfeeding awareness, importance of, recognition

Cannabis, regulation of

Certificate of death, physician assistant may supply medical details for

Child permanency, requirements for

Chiropractor services, equal reimbursement for

Claims by Medicaid managed care company, prompt payment of administrative process

Colon cancer, underinsured individuals, screening, examination, and treatment program

Confidentiality, staff privilege information

Dense breast tissue, information to be provided

Denturity, board

Denturity, board of

Determination of distance

Diabetes awareness, encourage practitioner to discuss

Disabilities, federal designation as a medically underserved population

Emergency contraceptive pill, prescribing or dispensing, authorize refusal of

Emergency response medications, child-care

Epinephrine auto-injectors, storage and use in child-care centers

Epinephrine auto-injectors, storrage and use in child-care centers

Erectile dysfunction, prescription drugs

External detainee Fatality Review Panel, establishment of

Facility of the Year award, Wolfe County Health and Rehabilitation, honoring

Family planning funds, clarification of

Family planning funds, clarify use

First Responders, highway designation

Genomics, fund and program created

Healing arts, advanced practice registered nursing, added to

Healing arts, advanced practice registered nursing, addition to

Health care liability actions, requirements for

Health departments, enforcement of antismoking laws and ordinances

Hemophilia Awareness Month, March 2016

Home medical equipment service providers, Board of Pharmacy to CHFS, transfer of authority

Hydrocodone, classification as a Schedule II controlled substance

Income tax credit for voluntary preceptors, creation

Lay caregiver, contact designated

Living organ donation, promotion of

Local government health and fitness incentive program, participation in

Local health department personnel, attacks on, assault in the third degree

Long term care facilities, nurse staffing requirements, establishment of

Long-term care facilities, contents of related advertising

Long-term-care facilities, background and registry checks for owners and employees

Magoffin County, veterans center, urge establishment of

Mammogram, dense breast notification

Matrimony and marriage, benefits, rights, and responsibilities pertaining to

MCO provider appeals process

Medicaid, ABLE Account not disqualification of eligibility for

Medicaid eligibility, property, fair market value for

Medicaid expansion, mandate

Medical authorizations, physician assistants may issue

Medical cannabis, authorization and regulation of

Medical consultation via a telehealth consultation, allow for

Medical malpractice actions, inadmissibility of statements of compassion

Medical malpractice mediator, utilization prior to health care provider litigation

Medical marijuana, study of by FDA

Medical marijuana, use permitted

Medical review panel process

Medical review panel, utilization in health care provider litigation

Medically fragile individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, task force on

Medically necessary marijuana, definition and task force establishment

Medicare, balance billing of beneficiaries, prohibition

Midwifery, licensed practice, establishment of

Midwifery, licensed practice of, establish

Nurse Licensure Compact

Palliative care, council and program, establishing

Patient agreed orders, expand treatment options and requirements

Patient agreed orders, expanded treatment options and requirements

Pharmacist, authority to dispense and sell certain drugs, criteria

Pharmacy benefits managers, licensure

Pharmacy board advisory council, membership of

Physician assistants, supervising physician countersignature requirements for

Physician, licensure, specialty certification and maintenance testing prohibited

Postmortem examination results, requirement for release

Prescription drug coverage, mail-order requirement, prohibition of

Problem and Pathological Gamblers Awareness and Treatment Program, establishment of

Public assistance fraud, encourage Web site link

Rare Disease Day, February 28, 2016

Reasonable and prudent parent standard

Recognize Self-care Month, February 2016

Registry of ulcers and pressure sores, security plan, requirement

Reorganization, Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Executive Order 2015-386

Restricted distribution pharmacies, administrative activities, expansion of

State healthcare exchange, mandate

State/Executive Branch Budget, Cabinet for Health and Family Services

Statewide Independent Living Council, administration

Surrogates for healthcare decisions, process for designation of

Tanning devices, use by individuals under the age of 18, prohibition of

Telehealth and home telemonitoring, services permitted for

Telehealth, providers licensed in Kentucky, requirement of

Terminal patients, investigational drugs, biological products, or devices

Tobacco cessation, health benefit coverage

Treatment, alcohol and other drug abuse

Vyvanse, encourage WellCare to reimburse for

Last updated: 1/16/2019 3:08 PM (EST)